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Developments and Research on Aging

An International Handbook

by Erdman B. Palmore

  • 376 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elderly,
  • Geriatric medicine,
  • Human reproduction, growth & development,
  • Reference works,
  • Social Gerontology,
  • Social Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • General,
  • Social Science / Gerontology,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Gerontology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages456
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9457512M
    ISBN 100313277850
    ISBN 109780313277856

    In this timely revision of his highly respected text, John Cavanaugh offers comprehensive treatment of adult development and aging coupled with a wide array of new in-text study aids designed to help students master the material. A focus on science and the experimental method, liberal use of good examples and applications, a friendly writing style, and excellent handling of diversity issues. The study of aging is continuing to increase rapidly across multiple disciplines. This wide-ranging series on International Perspectives on Aging provides readers with much-needed comprehensive texts and critical perspectives on the latest research, policy, and practical developments.

    In order to READ Online or Download Challenges Of Aging ebooks in PDF Population ageing is among the most important developments of our time. This book explores the profound challenges faced by an aging world. “Measurement Issues and Challenges in Aging Research,” Measurement Issues in Aging and Physical Activity considers research. Identifying Research Opportunities. Our task has been to identify areas of opportunity in which additional research support from the National Institute on Aging (NIA) would substantially improve understanding of cognitive functioning in aging by drawing on recent developments in behavioral science, cognitive science, and neuroscience that are not yet fully applied to this subject : Paul C Stern, Laura L Carstensen.

    His recent co-edited book (with J. Angel), the Handbook of Sociology of Aging, won the Outstanding Publication Award of the American Sociological Association’s Section on Aging and the Life Course. The MacArthur Foundation as well as multiple divisions of the National Institutes of Price: $ The number of Americans eligible to receive Social Security benefits will increase from forty-five million to nearly eighty million in the next twenty years. Retirement systems must therefore adapt to meet the demands of the largest aging population in our nation’s history. In Developments in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise and a distinguished group of analysts examine the economic.


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